Usa, produzione industriale marzo sale 0,7%, sopra attese

mercoledì 16 aprile 2014 15:26
 

16 aprile (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Board report of U.S.
industrial production and capacity utilization, seasonally
adjusted.



 Total Industrial:         March    Feb    Jan March14/13
 Production, Pct Change     0.7    1.2   -0.2      3.8
 Previous Estimates                0.6   -0.1         
 Production Index         103.2  102.5  101.3         


                          March    Feb    Jan   March'13
 Pct of Capacity Use       79.2   78.8   78.1     78.0
 Previous Estimates               78.4   78.1         


   Pct change:            March    Feb    Jan March14/13
 Final Products             0.7    1.4   -0.5      3.2
  Consumer Goods            0.7    1.3   -0.7         
  Business Equipment        0.5    2.0   UNCH         
  Nonindustrial Supplies    0.5    1.2   -0.1         
  Construc.Supplies         0.2    1.0   -0.2         
 Materials                  0.9    0.9   UNCH      4.3
 Manufacturing Industry     0.5    1.4   -0.9      2.8
  Durable Goods             0.4    1.8   -0.8         
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    -0.8    6.9   -5.9         
  Non-Durable Goods         0.7    0.9   -1.0         
 Mining Industry            1.5    0.9    0.8      7.9
 Utilities Industry         1.0   -0.3    3.4      4.4


SPECIAL AGGREGATES:
   Pct change:           March   Feb   Jan March14/13
 High-tech output          0.7   2.0   0.4      8.3
 Industrial output                                 
    ex high-tech           0.7   1.1  -0.2      3.6
 Industrial output                                 
    ex cars/parts          0.8   0.9   0.1      3.7


Motor Vehicle Assemblies (million unit annual rates):
                          March    Feb    Jan
                          11.27  11.50  10.54


Percent of Capacity: Manufacturing, Mining, Utilities:
    (Seasonally Adj.)     March    Feb    Jan  March'13
 Manufacturing             76.7   76.5   75.5    76.1
  Durable Goods            76.3   76.2   75.1        
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    78.3   79.1   74.1        
  Non-Durable Goods        78.5   78.1   77.5        
  Mining                   89.1   88.2   87.8    86.4
  Utilities                85.0   84.2   84.5    81.9



FORECAST:
Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast:
U.S. Mar. industrial output +0.5 pct
U.S. Mar. capacity use rate 78.7 pct
U.S. Mar. factory output +0.5 pct